The property – the model’s first launch in Saudi Arabia – has 201 spacious rooms and suites, a pool, a 24-hour gymnasium in addition to a restaurant referred to as The Hub serving worldwide dishes and complimentary breakfast for friends.
The lodge’s inside has been designed by Egypt-based Sabbour Consulting, with all of them integrating superior vitality techniques in keeping with NEOM’s wider environmental objectives.
From clever lighting to local weather management techniques, every function is meant to minimise vitality consumption, scale back carbon footprint and in the end create a sustainable visitor expertise.
Golden Hospitality Solution in the meantime supplied the lodge’s working provides and gear, artwork work and uniforms.
NEOM Community 1 – residence to lots of the staff who’re concerned within the mega-project – is just some minutes’ stroll away, whereas it should take you half an hour on foot from the lodge to get to NEOM Community 2.
If it’s too scorching to stroll, Hampton by Hilton Sharma can be providing a shuttle service to each locations.
Other transport hyperlinks embody NEOM Bay Airport, which is half-hour away, whereas the town of Tabuk is inside a two-hour drive and Gayal Beach is 20 minutes by automotive.
One of the lodge’s workers members, entrance workplace supervisor Ahmed Sahil, wrote on LinkedIn: “We simply lower the ribbon at Hampton By Hilton Sharma – not simply the primary Hampton in Saudi Arabia but additionally the very first lodge sooner or later metropolis of NEOM.
“Our opening ceremony was nothing in need of epic, and the vibe in NEOM is electrical. Huge shoutout to our unbelievable crew for making all of it occur and to the NEOM neighborhood for the nice and cozy welcome.”
Other main properties set to open close by the approaching months and years embody Morgans Originals, The Chedi, the Four Seasons, Luxury Collection and 25hours Trojena, in addition to dozens of ultra-luxury resorts.
When the mission was introduced in April final yr, Ahmed Alhatti, chairman of builders Cayan Group, stated: “We are excited to turn into a part of the visionary and distinctive mission that’s NEOM, and to be taking this step along with our globally acknowledged and revered companions Hilton Hotels and Resorts and BEC Arabia.
“The management of Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Crown Prince and Prime Minister, has supported the non-public sector by means of such tasks.”
Meanwhile, Carlos Khneisser, Vice President of Development for Middle East and Africa at Hilton, added at t he time:” “We’re delighted to be working with Cayan Group on the NEOM Community mission.
“This signing indicators Hilton’s ongoing efforts to contribute to the expansion of the tourism sector within the Kingdom, our enduring dedication to each private and non-private sector companions and the rising demand for world-class choices and new experiences all through the Kingdom.”